Seasonal Studio Photographer

Content West Valley City, Utah


Position at Backcountry

POSITION TITLE: Seasonal Studio Photographer

REPORTS TO: Photo Studio Manager

DEPARTMENT: Product Content

LOCATION:  UFC Photo Studio

The Studio Photographer is responsible for product photography across Backcountry’s e-commerce catalog. This position requires technical photo ability  and critical eye for detail. Primary responsibilities will live with on-model apparel production, with opportunity to flex skill across a wide assortment of products.

Our Salt Lake City studio is operating at limited capacity under protocol designed to assure health & safety for all team members involved. Proper sanitation measures, social distancing, face masks, and daily temperature checks will be required.

This is a full-time seasonal position available February - May 2021.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Photograph products in large scale studio operation
  • Deploy styling and lighting that best informs products
  • Capture relevant product details to photograph
  • Adhere to file naming convention, strictly following file management guidelines, and maintaining a detailed record of all images produced
  • Managing your workflow to insure throughput and quality standards are met
  • Maintaining a clean workstation and studio equipment
  • Support coordinator team in inventory prep
  • Follow inventory management protocols

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Proven proficiency in digital photography; e-commerce work preferred (please provide portfolio)
  • Experience working with models, stylists, and art directors
  • Understanding of digital cameras & strobe lighting systems
  • Working knowledge of Capture One, Adobe Creative Cloud, Lightroom CC, tethered capture, and OS X
  • Good organizational skills and exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize, multiple tasks, and maintain strict deadlines
  • Team oriented mentality
  • B.S. Degree in Art, Graphic Design, Digital Photography or equivalent experience